TEKS Expectation 7.10A

7.10A Identify why immigrant groups came to Texas and where they settled.
Belongs to Statement 7.10: The student understands the characteristics, distribution, and migration of population in Texas in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries.

Teach this expectation using entries from our Handbook

Our Handbook entries are written by volunteer historians and professionals, reviewed by TSHA staff, vetted by scholars, and approved by the TSHA Chief Historian.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

New map of Texas with the continguous American and Mexican states
A Journey to the Moon through Texas: Texas and the Apollo Program
Aerial Photograph of the Houston Ship Channel with Major Manmade Features Noted, 1959
Aerial view of Alamo Plaza and surrounding area, San Antonio, Texas
Aerial view of Bayfront, Corpus Christi, Texas
After the Great Storm: Galveston's Response to the Hurrican of Sept. 8, 1900
Agricultural Research
Air Conditioning
Aldridge Sawmill – The Story in Numbers
Alex and Tennie Moser Bachman and son Alfred, Clay County, Texas, ca. 1930
Artesian well for irrigating rice fields, Wharton County
Big Bend - Some sort of scenic beauty: Land Use and the Establishment of Big Bend National Park
Big Bend Country
Black Gold
Black Gold: the Texas Oil Boom
Buffalo Hunting
Building Texas: the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Cabeza de Vaca Meets the Coahuiltecans
Caddo Indians
Call to Arms: The Texas Land Grant, An Introduction
Castolon: A Meeting Place of Two Cultures
Celebrate Texas 175: Logan Henderson talks about Wild Mustangs
Civil Engineering
Civilian Conservation Corps
Civilian Conservation Corps in Texas
Clifford Mooers to Sterling, June 5, 1931
Cotton Gin Old Red, Richardson, Texas
Curriculum Guide for Teaching Texas History
Dewitt Carlock Greer
Did nature help or hinder the building of railroads in Texas?
Did the oil boom bust the environment in Texas?
Drawing Our Lives: Plains Indian Ledger Art Revisited
Dust Bowl, 1930s
Dust Storms Strike America
Ecoregions of Texas
Electrical Power
Environment of Texas
Environmental Health
Fate of Spanish Mission Changed Face of West Texas
Folk Arts and Crafts
Fort Griffin State Historic Site Educator Guide
French map of Louisiana and the Mississippi River
From Pioneer Paths to Superhighways
Frontier Life; or, Scenes and Adventures in the South West
Galveston Hurricane of 1900
Gone to Texas: The Story of the Texas Empresarios (Social Studies, Grade 7)
Gulf Coast
Hazardous Business: Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission
Henry Martyn Robert
Heritage Summer 2001
Heritage Volume 14 Winter 1996
Heritage, Fall 2005
Heritage, Volume 05, Number 03, Autumn 1987
Heritage, Volume 12, Number 02, Spring 1994
Heritage, Volume 12, Number 1, Winter 1994
Heritage, Volume 17, Number 04, Fall 1999
Heritage, Volume 4 2007
Highway Development
Hill Country
History in Your Own Backyard
History of McKinney and Collin County
History of Texas: from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Volume 1
History Pin Online
Home on the Range
Houston Ship Channel
Houston Ship Channel images
How did we get to 254 Counties in Texas?
Hurricane Guide
Hurricane Tracker
Image Gallery for the Curriculum Guide For Teaching Texas History
Inland Waterways
Jean Stuntz
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs
Laying Telephone Cable in Galveston Bay, Crew Splicing Cable
Living on a Cotton Farm: Mexican American Life in Texas
Map of Spanish dominions in North America in 1811
Map of the City of Houston, Harris Co., Texas 1869
Mesquite Trees in Texas
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 7
Milsaps Collection
Mineral Resources and Mining
Natural Disasters
Neff to the Texas Legislature, May 1, 1923
Out of the Dust: Visions of Dust Bowl History
Panhandle Plains
Parks and Wildlife Activities and Lesson Plans
Petrochemical Industry
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Political Cartoon on the Cotton Crisis, 1932
Prairies and Lakes
Range Conservation Experimental Station at Abilene
Rare and Endangered Plants
Rise Up: West
Road, River, and Ol’ Boy Politics: A Texas County’s Path from Farm to Supersuburb
Robert Yarnall Richie Photograph Collection
She's Blowing a Gusher- By Pump Jack and the Oilers
South Texas Plains
Spanish Missions of Texas
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
St. Patricks Church Being Raised
Stagecoach Lines
Stagecoaching in Texas
State Parks Publications
Street view of the 300 block of Main Street (oldest known photograph of Houston)
Teaching Outside the Classroom: Growing Texas
Teaching Outside the Classroom: Growing Texas
Texas Archeology in the Classroom: A Unit for Teachers
Texas Counties Map with Names
Texas Counties Map without Names
Texas Forest Service
Texas Geography Lesson Plan
Texas Geology Map
Texas Historic Sites Atlas
Texas in Conflict, 1900 – 1920
Texas Maps from TPWD
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Carlos E. Castañeda
Texas Originals: Clara Driscoll
Texas Originals: Mary Austin Holley
Texas Outline Map
Texas Rivers Map
Texas Symbols
The disaster scene at New London, March 18, 1937
The Galveston Hurricane of 1900
The Graham-Applegate Rancheria
The Karankawa Indians, the Coast People of Texas
The Kishi Farm: Japanese Immigrants to Texas
The National Parks of Texas: In Contact With Beauty
The Rio Grande Border Filmography Project
The Texas Dust Bowl
Timber! - The Texas Lumber Industry
Water Improvement Districts
Water Resources
Weather in Houston
Weather in Texas
Wildlife Trunks
Windmills in the West

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